The Stones are for the Birds!
I mean this in a GOOD way! I have to give credit to the Rolling Stones and Mick Jagger who have been giving their fans the chance to vote on a list of songs BEFORE each show on their “50 & Counting” tour.
They get to do this through TWITTER.
The song with the most votes gets played at the show. Mick says, “With twitter, you get so much more feedback. But the kind of people who tweet about songs are not your general fan. Not everyone wants obscure songs. Otherwise, you’ll get everyone else saying, ‘I brought my girlfriend along, and she wants ‘Honkey Tonk Women’, not their whole of “Their Satanic Majesties Request’, thanks.”
I still think it’s pretty KOOL that these guys are up on their technology and getting people involved in the show. Very KOOL. I would request this one…